Death toll in Egypt protests rises to six-source

CAIRO Wed Jan 26, 2011 4:08pm EST

CAIRO Jan 26 (Reuters) - A protester and a police officer were killed in protests on Wednesday in central Cairo, raising the death toll in two days of demonstrations against Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak to six, a security source said.

The source did not give details about the deaths. The others killed were three protesters in the city of Suez, east of Cairo, and one police officer in the capital. (Writing by Edmund Blair)